Reference numberMS/427/403
Alternative reference numberMS/427 p77
TitleCopy letter from [Michael] Foster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir [Reginald] Welby, Treasury
Date20 December 1884
DescriptionAcknowledges letter informing of the accession of the UK into the Bureau international des poids et mesures, and forwards the great satisfaction of the Royal Society of this course.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueMC/13/119
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